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Navy Federal Credit Union Employees Help Give $100,000 to Nonprofits

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:40pm

Navy Federal Credit Union announced today it is donating $100,000 through its Dollars for Doers program.

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  • Navy Federal Credit Union announced today it is donating $100,000 through its Dollars for Doers program.
  • Since the start of the Dollars for Doers program, Navy Federal has donated $850,000 to organizations in the communities where its employees live and serve.
  • For the 2021 program, over 80% of the grants are going to nonprofits in Virginia and Florida, where Navy Federal has its largest concentration of employees.
  • About Navy Federal Credit Union: Established in 1933 with only seven members, Navy Federal now has the distinct honor of serving over 10 million members globally and is the worlds largest credit union.

Cannabis by the community, for the community.

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:55pm

However, financing cannabis continues to be a major challenge, as most lenders will not or cannot partake in any part of the industry.

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  • However, financing cannabis continues to be a major challenge, as most lenders will not or cannot partake in any part of the industry.
  • Retrofitting 2016 investment crowdfunding regulations to allow communities to invest directly into cannabis businesses looking to launch or expand locally.
  • In addition, a number of news outlets across the country have written on what Mainvest is doing for cannabis entrepreneurs, including Politico and Cannabis Business Times .
  • Earlier this month, the team attended NECANN (New England Cannabis Convention) to spread the word on this new viable capital route for cannabis entrepreneurs, and sponsored space at the Cannabis Connection Convention.

LevaData Introduces the World’s First Suite of Supply Management Software

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

(Graphic: Business Wire)

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  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    This new suite is the worlds first integrated solution for direct material sourcing.
  • LevaDatas latest offering gives supply management teams everything they need to improve margins and ensure a resilient supply of direct materials.
  • LevaData is the only integrated platform purpose-built for direct materials sourcing optimizations, says Adeel Najmi, Chief Product Officer at LevaData.
  • Customers include large and complex enterprise companies, as well as small- and medium-sized OEMs seeking to achieve best-in-class supply management practices.

Community Redevelopment Announces Plans For Full Service In-House Real Estate Brokerage

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:30pm

MIAMI, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Community Redevelopment (OTC: CRDV) ("the Company"), a developer and owner of community oriented real estate in urban and suburban markets with a focus on all aspects of the real estate development cycle, announced today plans to open a full service, in-house real estate brokerage in the Miami Metropolitan Area with a commercial & residential division.

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  • MIAMI, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Community Redevelopment (OTC: CRDV) ("the Company"), a developer and owner of community oriented real estate in urban and suburban markets with a focus on all aspects of the real estate development cycle, announced today plans to open a full service, in-house real estate brokerage in the Miami Metropolitan Area with a commercial & residential division.
  • The newly formed brokerage will specialize in residential sales and providing commercial real estate investment services to maximize value for clients.
  • Community Redevelopment plans to provide both commercial and residential real estate brokerage services with targeted expertise in the acquisition and disposition of multifamily, mixed-use, retail, land, and office assets as well as for-sale residential (single-family homes, townhomes, vacation homes, and condominiums).
  • Garfield Antonio, President of Community Redevelopment, said, Community Redevelopment is focused on all aspects of the real estate development cycle including land development, design build, property operations, and site redevelopment.

At Altamont Pass in Alameda County, East Bay Community Energy Brings 57 MW of Local Clean Energy Online for its Customers

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

The ribbon-cuttingis emblematic of what EBCE sees as a new era for inclusive energy.

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  • The ribbon-cuttingis emblematic of what EBCE sees as a new era for inclusive energy.
  • "We look forward to meeting our goal of providing all our customers with 100 percent clean energy by 2030, well ahead of California's official 2045 target date."
  • The new wind farm will produce lower-cost electricity for thousands of residents and businesses who rely on EBCE for clean and affordable energy.
  • Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC is a publicly reporting, non-traded limited liability energy company that acquires and manages income-generating renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, and other energy-related businesses.

Arch Street Capital Launches Social Impact Initiative

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Street Capital Advisors (Arch), a New York City based real estate investment advisory firm, has established a Community Enhancement Program to provide a mechanism for its capital partners to support the local communities that surround their real estate investments.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Street Capital Advisors (Arch), a New York City based real estate investment advisory firm, has established a Community Enhancement Program to provide a mechanism for its capital partners to support the local communities that surround their real estate investments.
  • The program's ultimate goal is to focus on the intersection between social and economic benefits, allowing Arch's capital partners to make a positive impact on the communities adjacent to their real estate investments.
  • It's the responsibility of all those in the community, even non-local investors," saysAnup Patel, President and Chief Investment Officer at Arch Street Capital.
  • "Arch is leading by example and demonstrating firsthand how non-local private capital can make a positive impact in the community when everyone is working towards a common goal."

#TDThanksYou: TD recognizes customers who are spreading positivity across Canada

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2021 /CNW/ - Today, TD Bank Group (TD) launched its annual TD Thanks You campaign to personally recognize and reward customers who have helped to enrich their communities.

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2021 /CNW/ - Today, TD Bank Group (TD) launched its annual TD Thanks You campaign to personally recognize and reward customers who have helped to enrich their communities.
  • Customers such as TD Thanks You recipient, George Sully who launched a platform in 2020 called Black Designers of Canada, to help support Black artists and celebrate Black excellence in design.
  • These are just some of the TD customers who are being rewarded as part of the 2021 TD Thanks You campaign.
  • TD is the fifth largest bank inNorth Americaby assets and serves more than 26 million customers in three key businesses operating in a number of locations in financial centres around the globe: Canadian Retail, including TD Canada Trust, TD Auto Finance Canada, TD Wealth (Canada), TD Direct Investing, and TD Insurance; U.S. Retail, including TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank, TD Auto Finance U.S., TD Wealth (U.S.), and an investment in The Charles Schwab Corporation; and Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities.

Aurora Mobile Receives Wide Attention and Positive Appraisal on Smart Products and Data Protection Compliance at the 2021 World Internet Conference Wuzhen Summit

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 10:00am

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aurora Mobile Limited (NASDAQ: JG) (Aurora Mobile or the Company), a leading mobile developer service provider in China, today announced its progress on data protection and compliance and its smart developer service products at the 2021 World Internet Conference Wuzhen Summit (the Summit), held from September 26 to September 28, 2021 in China.

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  • SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aurora Mobile Limited (NASDAQ: JG) (Aurora Mobile or the Company), a leading mobile developer service provider in China, today announced its progress on data protection and compliance and its smart developer service products at the 2021 World Internet Conference Wuzhen Summit (the Summit), held from September 26 to September 28, 2021 in China.
  • During the Summit, nearly 2,000 delegates from over 80 countries and regions attended the conference in-person or virtually.
  • As a leading mobile developer service provider in China, Aurora Mobile presented its core products that help developers improve operation efficiency, drive business growth and monetization.
  • In addition to presenting core products and progress on data protection and data privacy compliance at the conference, Aurora Mobile also distributed the "APP&SDK Compliance Guide" to attendees.

Simplex partners with highly anticipated crypto-game, Kryptomon, in the institution’s first ever NFT gaming partnership

Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 9:22pm

This marks the first NFT gaming partnership for Simplex, which already works with more than 350 partners worldwide, including Binance, Visa, Poloniex, KuCoin and TrustWallet.

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  • This marks the first NFT gaming partnership for Simplex, which already works with more than 350 partners worldwide, including Binance, Visa, Poloniex, KuCoin and TrustWallet.
  • The institution works with partners to make crypto more accessible to the wider community, offering both users and partners a trustworthy and efficient way to purchase cryptocurrency using fiat currency.
  • By partnering with Simplex, Kryptomons process for purchasing KMON will be reduced to just two short and simple steps:
    1.
  • Users download the Kryptomon game onto their phone, which will come pre-loaded with a crypto wallet capable of storing $KMON.

Cogeco Employees Hold a Community Involvement Day in 46 Communities Across Canada and the U.S. in Support of the Environment

Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 7:22pm

MONTRAL, Sept. 25, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, 740 Cogeco employees are building deeper connections with their communities as the company holds its first 1Cogeco Community Involvement Day.

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  • MONTRAL, Sept. 25, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, 740 Cogeco employees are building deeper connections with their communities as the company holds its first 1Cogeco Community Involvement Day.
  • This annual company-wide employee initiative involves Cogeco employees supporting 46 local communities where they live and work.
  • To support them, Cogeco not only strives to connect people, it also invests in their social and cultural lives.
  • The subordinate voting shares of Cogeco Communications Inc. are also listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: CCA).